To Boil Or Not To Boil

All across America communities are being asked by their local water provider to boil water before drinking it. Memphis, my home had so many breaks due to the cold and snow that we experienced extreme loss of pressure and flow. I have been covered up in questions about boiling, so I decided to put this package together. I already penned a 6 part series on boiling and decided to put…

Is Mom In Hot Water?

Moms love hot water. Wash dishes in hot water. Wash your hands with hot water. Wash clothes in hot water. After all, Hot water kills bacteria and viruses and is just one of the ways Mom kept us safe and disease-free. RIght? Well, Mom is all wet. Hot water, as it comes out of the hot water tank does absolutely nothing to kill bacteria and viruses. To kill these organisms…

From Quora. Is Boiled Water Better Than Filtered?

The question is too vague for anyone to answer. The first inadequacy is that you don’t describe what you mean by filtered water. There is no specification for filtered water. What is it filtered with? A cartridge filter? depth filter? Sand? Multimedia? Green Sand? Carbon? Nano-filter? Ceramic ultra-filter. The list goes on and on. As one helper pointed out, boiling will kill micro-organisms, but it won’t remove sediment and total…